A member asked:

Help please! is drinking alcohol with a recently done tongue piercing dangerous?

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Dr. Robert Trager answered

Specializes in Dentistry

If you get drunk and the piercing isn't secure you could swollow it.The good news is the alcohol can act as an astringent and kill bacteria associated with the piercing.

Answered Sep 21, 2013

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